Dalai, The Old Musician

One of my daughter’s friends ran across this Manet painting, “The Old Musician” in her Art-History class. Notice the uncanny resemblance of the focal character to your favorite song (parody) writer. What is even more startling is the image of the little boy in the dark jacket: that could have been my son at age 8 or 9. Makes you wonder. . .

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